Digital signage: Telling the right story to drive customer acquisition

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette When we caught up with Screenreach Interactive founder and CEO Paul Rawlings, he was in the midst of packing for a trip to New York, where he was

Published on: November 17th, 2011 Francis Moran

Meet Screenreach Interactive

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette We first encountered Screenreach Interactive and its founder, Paul Rawlings, several months ago when we featured Jon Bradford, the man behind U.K. startup accelerators The Difference Engine and Springboard.

Published on: October 26th, 2011 Francis Moran

How to wipe your Android device

Whether you just upgraded your Android smartphone to another device, your organization is finally replacing that old Android with something newer and shinier or you've decided to trade devices with a friend, it's

Published on: September 14th, 2011 Al Sacco

My fantasy BlackBerry

By Yale Holder With all the recent talk about the premature death of the BlackBerry and in the wake of their recent AGM, what would your ideal blackberry cell phone look, and feel

Published on: July 18th, 2011 Yale Holder

Five reasons the iPad doesn’t cut it for business

Only a few weeks left until the Apple iPad --the Wi-Fi version at least--will actually ship and be available in stores. Reports suggest that Apple sold more than 120,000 iPads when pre-orders began

Published on: March 23rd, 2010 Tony Bradley

Essential facts about augmented reality for mobile devices

Augmented reality technology is getting a lot of attention these days -- particularly the use of AR with smartphones. The idea is that by using certain software, you can turn your iPhone, Droid

Published on: January 27th, 2010 Howard Wen

Inside the iPhone – secrets behind how it works

You put it up to your ear and the screen goes blank. Turn it on its side, and the screen rotates. Walk outside and it can find your location, point a compass in

Published on: October 12th, 2009 John Brandon

28 per cent work in bed with laptop – ticking off their partners

More than a quarter of 329 London workers surveyed admit they routinely take their laptop or other mobile computing device to bed to do work.The same survey indicated that 57 per cent of

Published on: May 21st, 2009 Ellen Messmer

New controls could boost Blackberry use in companies

Research in Motion Ltd. is hoping that the latest version of its BlackBerry Enterprise Server will help convince skeptical IT managers that smartphone technologies can meet rigid corporate standards for management and security.

Published on: March 3rd, 2009 Matt Hamblen

Successfully hacking iPhone, BlackBerry could win you $10,000

A hacking contest slated for next month will award cash prizes of $10,000 to anyone who can break into the most popular smartphones, including Apple Inc.'s iPhone and Research In Motion Ltd.'s BlackBerry.The

Published on: February 27th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Google Latitude – a free and fabulous tracking service if you aren’t paranoid about privacy

When I tried to invite my friends to join me on Google Latitude so I could give it a proper test run, most were too creeped out to click on the link.Many of

Published on: February 9th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Track friends and employee movements on your smart phone with Google Latitude

Need to know in real time which service truck is closest to a customer's location? Want to know whether your daughter really is at the library or how your friend is progressing on

Published on: February 6th, 2009 Sharon Gaudin and JR Raphael

Sybase iAnywhere Mobile Office makes road warriors more effective

Mobile professionals don't want to fiddle with fancy-looking application interfaces and brag about how many unique productivity tools they've got loaded on their handheld device – they want to get work done. Now.And

Published on: August 25th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Three really smart tricks you can do with your iPhone

I'm now the owner of an Apple iPhone 3G, after waiting out the first-generation model. Overall, I'm thrilled with the smart phone. (My first week with the iPhone 3G wasn't trouble free, however).

Published on: August 19th, 2008 James A. Martin